MOBILE COUNTY, Ala. (WALA) -- A maintenance worker with the Alabama Department of Transportation was struck by a vehicle and injured on U.S. 45 in Mobile County on Wednesday, according to ALDOT.

This happened near mile marker 11 past Alabama 158.

ALDOT reports maintenance crews were removing a tree that had fallen onto the right of way when one of the traffic flaggers was struck by a vehicle. The worker has no life threatening injuries, only minor ones.

The incident is still under investigation.

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